Oscar joined Shanghai SIPG from Chelsea and his Brazil team-mate Renato Augusto convinced him to make the move.
He may be linked with Barcelona, but coach Jorge Sampaoli will have to wait for Sevilla contract talks.
Cafu hailed Brazil coach Tite for helping the nation again show they can compete with anyone.
Philippe Coutinho made his first start since November, delighting Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp with his display in the FA Cup.
A record revenue of €689million has moved Manchester United top of the Deloitte Football Money League, ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Copa del Rey defeat to Celta Vigo convinced Zinedine Zidane his Real Madrid side are short of their best but he is refusing to panic.
Celta Vigo inflicted back-to-back losses upon Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey and Casemiro feels defeat at Sevilla is still looming large.
Lucas Leiva sent Liverpool into the fourth round of the FA Cup, sealing a 1-0 win at Plymouth, with Jurgen Klopp glad to avoid extra time.
Southampton left it late to beat Norwich City 1-0, while Newcastle United cruised through with a 3-1 home win against Birmingham City.
Goals from Iago Aspas and Jonny gave Celta Vigo a stunning 2-1 Copa del Rey win over Real Madrid, who briefly levelled through Marcelo.
Liverpool booked an FA Cup fourth-round tie at home to Wolves by winning 1-0 at Plymouth Argyle on Wednesday.
Cameroon have one foot in the AFCON quarter-finals after coming from one goal down to defeat Guinea-Bissau in Group A.
Teenager Franco Antonucci has completed a move from Ajax to Monaco, the Ligue 1 club have confirmed.
Antoine Griezmann will always be subject to interest from the biggest clubs in Europe, says Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone.
Patrick Bamford has joined Middlesbrough after failing to set the Premier League alight during loan spells with Norwich, Palace and Burnley.
Louis van Gaal made friends and foes during his time at Barcelona but Luis Enrique believes the Dutchman's Camp Nou legacy is secure.
Group A at the Africa Cup of Nations remains wide open after Gabon and Burkina Faso played out the third consecutive 1-1 draw.
In a bid to gain more playing time in Ligue 1, PSG's Jonathan Ikone will spend the remainder of the campaign at Montpellier.
Zimbabwe surprised Algeria with a 2-2 draw in their AFCON opener, and Aliou Cisse has warned Senegal against underestimating them.
Ghana will be without Baba Rahman for the remainder of the Africa Cup of Nations after the left-back suffered a bruised meniscus.